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Great walking trail

Paved off-road trail is great for walking and talking outside but on a paved trail through the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Bethesda, Maryland
via mobile
great trek for running, walking or biking

We wanted to rent bikes but decided to walk at the last moment, and had a fantastic experience. It... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2017
Dinesh S
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Paved off-road trail is great for walking and talking outside but on a paved trail through the Bethesda suburbs all the way into Washington DC. But walk in the right, and watch out for the bikes speeding along. .

Thank PapaInternational
Reviewed 21 August 2017

We wanted to rent bikes but decided to walk at the last moment, and had a fantastic experience. It was a slightly hot day but the trail has shades and we never felt hot. We started from Bethesda and walked to Georgetown. It took us...More

Thank Dinesh S
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

A hidden gem in DC! This paved path is great for running/walking and cycling, and it has mile markers every half mile. Flush toilets at Fletcher Cove, where the free parking lots are. Running parallel for a bit is the C&O towpath for those who...More

Thank Lauri F
Reviewed 12 November 2016

If you are the type that likes to explore new sites, great nature, sightseeing from unusual spots, you should enter the Capital Crescent Trail. You can access from downtown DC to go up to North Bethesda, MD I visited the trail last week, with great...More

Thank Felipe V
Reviewed 10 March 2016

We were interested in the dark pink blossoms on a few of the trees. Are the those the Cherry Trees. I didn't think they bloomed so early.

Thank Barbara00007
Reviewed 29 August 2015

The Capital Crescent Trail from Bethesda to Georgetown is an very accessible trail for bikers at most levels. Riding to Georgetown in pretty easy, slight downhill incline most of the way. You can make a day of it in Georgetown or just have lunch at...More

Thank klmaestra
Reviewed 23 August 2015 via mobile

The trail runs from Northern Washington all the way to Georgetown and even the Lincoln monument. It only crosses roads for a tiny fraction of the way so is very family friendly. From the north it is all downhill and easy going. As it approaches...More

Thank SB01
Reviewed 7 July 2015

Love this 7 mile long trail thru pretty bridges and next to nice quaint neighborhoods. I felt safe on this busy trail even when it got dark plus the entrance is near the Bethesda Row are so you can finish up and go grab a...More

Thank SunshinefromHobart
Reviewed 19 June 2015

Lovely and well kept trail that runs from Bethesda to Georgetown. No big hills to climb in either direction. I love when it reaches the Potomac and then you can bike along the river!

Thank anitak771
Reviewed 21 March 2015

This trail is a much used and much needed pedestrian conduit between Silver Spring / Bethesda to Georgetown. I used it for running and biking. If I lived there for longer, I would likely have used it for commuting. Save the Trail!

Thank Hsphoser36
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